A robot wrote this entire article. Are you scared yet, human? | Artificial intelligence (AI) | The Guardian | Opinion

We asked GPT-3, OpenAI’s powerful new language generator, to write an essay for us from scratch. The assignment? To convince us robots come in peace Source: A robot wrote this entire article. Are you scared yet, human? | Artificial intelligence (AI) | The Guardian My response to this: https://earthpages.tumblr.com/post/628694122696409088/a-robot-wrote-this-entire-article-does-that-scare

Go grandmaster says computers ‘cannot be defeated’ | + Opinion

Go grandmaster says computers ‘cannot be defeated’ Source: Go grandmaster says computers ‘cannot be defeated’ Opinion: Apparently, the best Go player – Go is an ancient Chinese game of strategy – beat Google’s AI once but since Google’s machine learning has been updated, the player believes the software is now invincible. So he’s going into… Read More Go grandmaster says computers ‘cannot be defeated’ | + Opinion

Chandrayaan-2 Pragyan shows how AI is helping space exploration | + Opinion

Christened ‘Pragyan’ (wisdom in Sanskrit), the solar-powered robotic vehicle that will manoeuvre the lunar surface on six wheels. It comprises an Alpha Particle Induced X-ray Spectroscope that will inspect the composition of the elements near the landing site Source: Chandrayaan-2 Pragyan shows how AI is helping space exploration Opinion: A cursory glance at my previous… Read More Chandrayaan-2 Pragyan shows how AI is helping space exploration | + Opinion

Criminal artificial intelligence may be coming for your money: Don Pittis | CBC News | + Opinion

We worried about artificial intelligence taking over the world. What about it emptying your bank account? Source: Criminal artificial intelligence may be coming for your money: Don Pittis | CBC News Opinion: This piece talks about fooling people into believing they are being contacted by someone of authority, but the person on the other end… Read More Criminal artificial intelligence may be coming for your money: Don Pittis | CBC News | + Opinion

Two examples where AI and drones can be used for good instead of evil | + Opinion

The first good news tech story comes from the US Walmart stores, which are trying out a smart overhead camera that can scan the store more effectively than a human on foot. The smart cam could find, say, a bruised banana and inform employees that it needs replacing. The second good news tech story comes… Read More Two examples where AI and drones can be used for good instead of evil | + Opinion

What can psychopaths teach us about AI?

What happens when machines learn to manipulate us by faking our emotions? Judging by the rate at which researchers are developing human-like AI agents, we’re about to find out. Researchers around the world are trying to create more human-like AI. By definition, they’re developing artificial psychopaths. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing – there’s nothing… Read More What can psychopaths teach us about AI?

‘Superhuman’ robots will outstrip mankind within 50 years, warns AI expert | Science | News | Express.co.uk

ROBOTS will be in a position to outstrip the abilities of mankind within half a century, an expert in artificial intelligence has warned, stressing it was vital to introduce safeguards to prevent mankind being “replaced”. Source: ‘Superhuman’ robots will outstrip mankind within 50 years, warns AI expert | Science | News | Express.co.uk